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Miami, Florida: Bay of Pigs Museum and Library

Small museum commemorates the failed Bay of Pigs invasion of Cuba in 1961. Has the flag held by JFK when he greeted the released invasion prisoners in 1962.

1821 SW 9th St., Miami, FL
On the north side of SW 9th St., just west of its intersection with SW 18th Ave.
M-F 10-4, Sa 10-2 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Bay of Pigs historical marker.

Bay of Pigs Museum and Library

Staffed by veterans, it houses documents and artifacts of the failed invasion of Cuba in 1961.

[Cee Alvarez, 08/24/2023]

Bay of Pigs Museum.

Bay of Pigs Museum and Library

A small museum located in Little Havana is where you will see artifacts from the Bay of Pigs invasion. Veterans are available to recall details of their battle. Some weaponry and aircraft displayed outside.

[Cee Alvarez, 03/27/2023]

The Bay of Pigs was a 1961 invasion of Cuba, backed by the CIA, in a disastrously failed attempt to wrest control of the island from the Communists.

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